Serena and Blair have repaired their friendship and are now best friends. Blair is getting over being dumped by boyfriend Nate for freshman Jenny. Blair's life has been in upheaval due to her mother's marriage to Cyrus Rose, a man Blair considers to be a loser. The Black and White ball has arrived and everyone is coupling up and shopping up a storm to find the perfect outfit. Blair's stepbrother Aaron escorts Blair and Serena to the ball and ends up being preoccupied by his beautiful stepsister. Meanwhile, Nate is checking out Blair and rethinking his decision to dump her for Jenny. Virgin Dan is now dating Vanessa, who is eager to seduce Dan. Dan isn't comfortable with the idea and resists her seduction attempts. Serena hooks up with rock star Flow while Blair connects with Aaron's friend, Miles. As holiday break arrives Serena and Blair jet off to St. Barts for some relaxation and romance. When Miles shows up in St. Barts, Blair starts plotting to lose her virginity to him.
This report prepared by Sandra Calhoune